FORA.tv Speaker - Dan Crisafulli
Dan Crisafulli is Managing Director of Potrero Impact Advisors, which provides tailored services to foundations, family offices and other entities that wish to deploy resources toward positive social and environmental outcomes. Crisafulli created Potrero Impact Advisors in October 2010, building on a long career as an early stage investor focused on emerging markets. Previously, he served as director of investments at the Skoll Foundation, which he joined in 2007. Crisafulli led Skoll's work in impact investing, including direct and fund investments, and he played a key role in creating partnerships to advance the field of social entrepreneurship. In 2000, Crisafulli cofounded the technology venture capital group at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), where he invested in technology companies with social impact. Crisafulli has also managed the Development Marketplace (DM), the World Bank's social entrepreneurship and innovation program, leading its expansion from a $3.5 million to a $10 million annual program. He serves as director of Root Capital, a social investment fund based in Cambridge, MA and has served in leadership roles in community organizations in San Francisco and Washington, DC.
03.20.12 | 01:45:13 min
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